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Prince Philip, husband of Queen Elizabeth II, dies at age of 99

Britain's Prince Philip, the Duke of Edinburgh, has died at the age of 99 after seven decades at the heart ...

Catching COVID-19 from surfaces called 'not significant', says CDC

ATLANTA, Georgia: There is no significant risk of catching coronavirus from surfaces, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has ...

Yemenis on FBI terror watchlist caught trying to cross into Mexico

WASHINGTON D.C.: Two Yemeni men on a U.S. terror watchlist were arrested earlier this year when they attempted to illegally ...

Attacks on police, a bus hijacking and assaults in Belfast continue

DUBLIN, Ireland - Taoisdeach Micheal Martin says he is deeply concerned about Thursday night's attacks on a journalist and bus ...

Philippines defense minister spars with Chinese over South China Seas

MANILA, Philippines: A top Filipino official has warned of additional moves by the Chinese in the South China Sea."The continued ...

New Russian law could keep Putin in office for another 15 years

MOSCOW, Russia: Russian President Vladimir Putin could remain in office till 2036, following the passage of legislation allowing him to ...

Small businesses opening in Lisbon as Covid infections fall

LISBON, Portugal: Portugal began easing its Covid lockdown this week, allowing smaller businesses to reopen."This lockdown was more painful, but ...

165 million people receive Covid-19 vaccinations in U.S.

ATLANTA, Georgia: Newly released statistics indicate that in the United States, 165 million doses of COVID-19 vaccines have been administered, ...

Suez Canal needs significant modernizing to prevent future closings

SUEZ CITY, Egypt: The six-day closure of Egypt's Suez Canal has highlighted the need for upgrading technical infrastructure, including specialist ...

Americans given Covid vaccine can travel again, says U.S.

ATLANTA, Georgia: The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has announced that it is safe for Americans who are fully ...

Crew from Dutch ship rescued from waters after ship loses engines

HELSINKI, Finland: A listing Dutch cargo ship might capsize in heavy seas off Norway.On Wednesday, its crew was evacuated by ...

Prosecutors Signal Widening of Probe Into US Capitol Riot

Federal prosecutors late Thursday disclosed fresh details about the far-right Oath Keepers militia group's role in the January 6 assault ...

Three debutants as Proteas bat first in 1st T20 against Pakistan

The Proteas will bat first in the opening T20 international against Pakistan at the Wanderers on Saturday after stand-in captain ...

Hafeez second Pakistan cricketer to play 100 T20Is

Johannesburg [South Africa], April 10 (ANI): Mohammad Hafeez on Saturday added another feather to his illustrious cap as he became ...

Hollywood stars condile demise of rapper DMX

Washington [US], April 10 (ANI): American rapper DMX passed away on Friday (local time), after being on life support following ...

NHRC issues notice on election process flouting Covid guide

By Suchitra Kalyan MohantyNew Delhi [India], April 10 (ANI): The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) has sought for an Action ...

Spike in Covid-19 cases challenging aviation sector

New Delhi [India], Apr 10 (ANI): Domestic air passenger traffic for March is estimated at 77 lakh to 78 lakh ...

Watson wants CSK to 'make it four' IPL titles

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], April 10 (ANI): Former Australia and Chennai Super Kings (CSK) batsman Shane Watson wants CSK to lift ...

Study suggests human noises are altering ocean landscape

Thuwal [Saudi Arabia], April 10 (ANI): The findings of a new study sheds light on the need to reduce human ...

Kane is one of the best in the world: Maguire

Manchester [UK], April 10 (ANI): Ahead of the match against Tottenham, Manchester United's Harry Maguire praised oppositions player Harry Kane, ...

Reflecting sunlight might help cool down Earth's ecosystem

Minnesota [US], April 10 (ANI): During a recent study, climate scientists and ecologists from leading research universities internationally, found that ...

Players under watch as IPL starts amid Covid-19 scare

Cricket chiefs have stepped up surveillance of star players ahead of Friday's launch of the Indian Premier League amid a ...

'Chinese vaccine won't be given until safety ensured'

Colombo [Sri Lanka], April 10 (ANI): China's Sinopharm Covid-19 vaccine will not be given to Sri Lankans until the safety ...

Brandon Fernandes extends contract with FC Goa for 3 years

Panaji (Goa) [India], April 10 (ANI): Indian Super League (ISL) club FC Goa on Saturday announced that Brandon Fernandes has ...

Viola Davis will remember Chadwick Boseman's integrity

Washington [US], April 10 (ANI): Emmy-winning actor Viola Davis recently opened up about her late costar Chadwick Boseman and heaped ...

Myanmar military deploys Chinese drones

Naypyitaw [Myanmar], April 10 (ANI): Myanmar's military has deployed Chinese drones to support its operations against the protestors in the ...

El Clasico is the biggest match in world football: Kluivert

Barcelona [Spain], April 10 (ANI): Barcelona's Director of Youth Football Patrick Kluivert has said that El Clasico is the "biggest ...

Smart money is betting on helium boom

The world is racing towards a greener future, and while lithium has remained center stage in this new energy transition, ...

Poland Marks 11th Anniversary Of Presidential Plane Crash In Russia

Poland has commemorated the 11th anniversary of a plane crash near the Russian city of Smolensk that killed 96 people ...

EXCLUSIVE: Ex-Scotland international Tim Visser chats to Sport24

Dutch-born Scotland winger Tim Visser, who featured for his adopted nation from 2012 to 2017, talks about his battles with ...

Virus lockdowns around the world as vaccine efforts stumble

Covid-19 infections have surged again and vaccine roll-outs have been hampered by shortages and scares over side effects.New lockdowns and ...

Austria privacy group files complaint against Google

An Austrian online privacy campaign group said it has a filed a complaint against Google over what it says is ...

'Bike Ambulance Dada' Karimul Haque meets PM Modi in WB

Siliguri (West Bengal) [India], April 10 (ANI): Padma Shree awardee Karimul Haque, who is known for his selfless service to ...

Poland's first film outing with India

Warsaw/Mumbai (Maharashtra) [Poland/India], April 10 (ANI/PNN): Sports-based films have found space since the era of silent film with Charlie Chaplin's ...

FIFA U-17 WWC 2022 tournament director of LOC steps down

New Delhi [India], April 10 (ANI): Roma Khanna has decided to step down from her role as Tournament Director of ...

Professor argues that MARIO KART could inspire fairer economic system

In a recent paper, environmental researcher Andrew Reid Bell argues that the video game ?Mario Kart? could provide a useful ...

Benedict Cumberbatch to star in Netflix's 'The 39 Steps'

Washington [US], April 10 (ANI): Actor Benedict Cumberbatch is set to star in Netflix's upcoming limited series 'The 39 Steps', ...

Hong Kong Police arrest over 10,200 over anti-govt protest

Hong Kong, April 10 (ANI): Hong Kong Police have arrested over 10,200 people in connection with the anti-government protests in ...

Chinese TV shows censor foreign brands amid Xinjiang cotton

Beijing [China], April 10 (ANI): Amid Beijing's ongoing tussle with foreign companies over forced labour issues in Xinjiang, Chinese television ...

Very special feeling to play in AFC CL, says Pandita

New Delhi [India], April 10 (ANI): Indian football is all set to move forward together into a new era, with ...

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Rijiju congratulates Anshu, Sonam for sealing Oly berths

New Delhi [India], April 10 (ANI): Union Youth Affairs and Sports Minister Kiren Rijiju on Saturday congratulated women wrestlers Anshu ...

Anshu, Sonam win Tokyo Olympic quota in wrestling

New Delhi [India], April 10 (ANI): Indian female wrestlers Anshu Malik and Sonam Malik on Saturday made the country proud ...

WTA roundup: Paula Badosa upsets top seed in Charleston

Spain's Paula Badosa produced the biggest win of her career Friday, upsetting top-seeded Ashleigh Barty of Australia 6-4, 6-3 in ...

Twisting the screws: Post-War Report

On April 8, government officials in Yerevan reported that some Armenian captives, held for months in Azerbaijan, would finally be ...

30 PHOTOS of Soviet weddings

Bridal buyouts, wedding feasts in gyms, racing horse 'troikas', dancing to accordion music - we have all that and more, ...

Tajikistan: As Russia cracks open gate, rush for air tickets ensues

Ikrom, a 32-year-old from Tajikistan's southern Temurmalik district, sold his cow for 10,000 somoni ($883) to raise the funds for ...

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Abbott Ireland announces expansion plans, new jobs

DONEGAL, Ireland - Announcing plans to expand its workforce in Donegal, the U.S. healthcare giant Abbott unveiled plans to create 500 new jobs in the country.Abbott Ireland currently hires c ...

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